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401 EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

The Creston Community School District shall provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment in accordance with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies and agencies.  The District shall take affirmative action in recruitment, appointment, assignment and advancement of women, minorities and the disabled.  Employees shall be given notice of this policy annually.

Individuals who file an application with the District will be given consideration for employment if they meet or exceed the qualifications set by the District’s administration, the District’s Board of Directors and the Department of Education for the position for which they apply.  In employing school district personnel, the Board of Directors shall consider the qualifications, credentials, and records of the applicants without regard to age (except for students), gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, socioeconomic status, disability, race, national origin, color, religion, and creed.  In keeping with the law, the Board of Directors shall consider the veteran status of applicants.

Employees or applicants for employment having inquiries regarding compliance with equal employment opportunity and affirmative action are directed to contact:

Superintendent
801 N. Elm 
Creston IA  50801
641-782-7028 

Inquiries may also be directed, in writing, to the Iowa Civil Rights Department or to the Director of the Region VII Office of Civil Rights, Department of Education, Kansas City, Missouri.  Such inquiry or complaint to the state or federal office may be done instead of, or in addition to, an inquiry or complaint at the local level.

 

Approved 3-28-16